Single MPA or MPA network
North East Atlantic Ocean
Coastal and offshore
Main pressures on the environment
Fishing and Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing
Infrastructure development (offshore and coastal)
The current most important challenge the Irish MPA network is facing is the development of new national legislation, to underpin the further development of the network and ensure efficient MPAs. This is currently underway.
University College Dublin